Author: Seattle Area Archivists

Private Archives Intern (Paid)

Job Description

A historical gated community in Shoreline, WA is seeking a motivated individual to assist the management with processing and organizing historical documents and photographs. This is a project-based position which can fit the schedule of the intern, beginning immediately.


  • Create and maintain an informational framework with which to organize historical documents
  • Scan and label photographs, documents, maps, and other materials
  • Intern will gain experience in developing the organizational matrix and master key of a private archive


  • Current student or recent graduate in Archives, History, or Library Science
  • Strong research and organizational skills, experience with prior informational structure

Proximity to Shoreline, WA, access to a car for commuting


  • This project would be an ongoing, six-month fixed project beginning immediately.
  • Possibility of extension
  • On average, 15-20 hours per week

Application Instructions

Please send resume and cover letter, along with pay stipulations, to:

Kris McRea, consultant – 425.417.6100

Archivist at Chihuly Studio

Chihuly Studio is a lively and world renowned art studio based out of Seattle. We have a rare opportunity for a dynamic, experienced Archivist to join the Registration team.

Our Archivist is responsible for collecting and accessing Chihuly’s biographical and historical career information as well as contributing to the accuracy of information for marketing and publications.

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